Category Archives: Book & Movie Reviews

What Happens with Medical Improv in a Room Full of Nurses?

Catching my breath after returning from the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and presenting a Medical Improv workshop that focused on building emotional intelligence for Patient-centered Care at the International Nursing Symposium.  The symposium was part of the Security Forces Hospital’s initiative … Continue reading

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“Hope is the Thing with Feathers” & Cancer Sucks!

Pam Capecelatro Raiford is a dear friend who has recently gone on Hospice. Her devoted husband Guy Capecelatro III is a musician and also a friend.  They have a love together that has always seemed joyful and profound. Guy has … Continue reading

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Netflix “Occupied” Series Review-Amazing & Eerie!

In the near future, Russia initiates a “Silk Glove” invasion of Norway to restart oil production, but soon uncertainty, chaos, and danger erupt.  –Netflix  Last year I watched this gripping series and remember it vividly.  “Occupied” is haunting, especially since … Continue reading

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